It is astounding what a NICKEL can do for children and adults in developing countries. 1 nickel can buy enough food to feed 10 children porridge, give 5 students pineapple for lunch, provide milk for 4 children per day, 4 nickels can provide soap for a child for a week, 8 nickels can provide a de-worming medicine that will last for 6 months , 10 nickels can ensure a child has a multi-vitamin every day for a month, 12 nickels can mean life or death from malaria by being able to have medications to treat the disease, 14 nickels can purchase a book that will help develop reading skills at the same time teaching preventative healthcare to students, 17 nickels can provide antibiotics to cure pneumonia in an elderly grandfather, 40 nickels can provide a rapid HIV test whose results can make quick treatment more effective. Power of a Nickel is a 501-3c non-profit. Typically we are evaluating and treating patients, making referrals to local health facilities if necessary, serving as educational resources, immersing ourselves in the local culture, encouraging local volunteers and more. Teams are made up of licensed physicians, medical students, and other healthcare providers, and helpers. We can always find opportunities to put your skills to beneficial work!
The goals of medical outreach groups to Chacraseca are to:
INSERT PARTNERSHIP TEXT HERE
INSERT QUOTE HERE